That crumpled paper was due last week : helping disorganized and distracted boys succeed in school and life
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Published:
New York : Penguin Group, [2010].
Status:
Westover Adult Nonfiction
649.132 HOMAY
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Westover Adult Nonfiction
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Westover Adult Nonfiction
649.132 HOMAY
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Aug 22, 2019
Description
At last, the solution for getting disorganized boys back on track. Missed assignments. Lack of focus and enthusiasm. Falling grades. For too many boys and their frustrated parents, these are the facts of life. But they don't have to be. Top academic couselor Ana Homayoun has helped turn even the most disorganized, scattered, and unfocused boys into successful young people who consistently meet their personal and academic challenges. She does this by getting back to basics- -starting with a simple fact: Most boys needs to be taught how to get organized, how to study, and-- most important--how to visualize, embrace and meet their own goals. With an accessible and no-nonsense approach, Homayoun shows how to: ?Identify their son's disorganizational style ?Help him set academic and personal goals he cares about ?Design and establish the right "tools of the trade" ?Complete assignments without pulling all-nighters ?Help him tune out social pressure and fend off anxiety Much more than a study guide, this insightful, user-friendly book provides a roadmap for the success too many boys have trouble finding--in school and in life.
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Format:
Book
Edition:
First edition.
Physical Desc:
xvi, 287 pages ; 24.
Language:
English
ISBN:
9780399535598 (pbk.), 0399535594 (pbk.)

Notes

General Note
"A Perigee book."
Bibliography
Includes bibliographical references (pages 273-274) and index.
Description
As featured in the "New York Times," an expert shows parents how to get disorganized boys focused, engaged, and thriving. More than a study guide, this user-friendly book provides parents with a road map to help their sons find success.
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APA Citation (style guide)

Homayoun, A. (2010). That crumpled paper was due last week: helping disorganized and distracted boys succeed in school and life. First edition. New York: Penguin Group.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Homayoun, Ana. 2010. That Crumpled Paper Was Due Last Week: Helping Disorganized and Distracted Boys Succeed in School and Life. New York: Penguin Group.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Homayoun, Ana, That Crumpled Paper Was Due Last Week: Helping Disorganized and Distracted Boys Succeed in School and Life. New York: Penguin Group, 2010.

MLA Citation (style guide)

Homayoun, Ana. That Crumpled Paper Was Due Last Week: Helping Disorganized and Distracted Boys Succeed in School and Life. First edition. New York: Penguin Group, 2010. Print.

Note! Citation formats are based on standards as of July 2010. Citations contain only title, author, edition, publisher, and year published. Citations should be used as a guideline and should be double checked for accuracy.
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